About T/TAC

The Virginia Department of Education’s (VDOE) Training and Technical Assistance Center (T/TAC) at Virginia Commonwealth University offers a variety of services tailored to assist personnel in schools, interagency coordinating councils and state-operated programs in Superintendent’s Regions 1 and 8. The VDOE T/TAC is a part of the statewide network of T/TACs across Virginia and a participating member of the online community T/TACOnline . The VDOE T/TAC at VCU is also a part of the Partnership for People with Disabilities , a member of the national University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities,and the VCU School of Education .

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What's New

Registration is now open for the 5th annual Virtual TechKnowledgy Conference.  Webinars will be offered for three consecutive days in November beginning with a keynote on November 10 by Therese Willcomm, Director of New Hampshire’s State Assistive Technology Program with the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire.  Dr. Willcomm, often referred to as the “MacGyver of AT,” will offer a fast-paced session demonstrating many creative, low-cost AT solutions. On November 11, you will not want to miss Dr. Joy Zabala’s webinar reminding us of the value of using the SETT Framework to make AT decisions. To close out the week on November 12, Chris Bugaj will entertain us and teach us about the many AT resources available through Twitter.  You can see it’s a full week of inspiring AT information!  Registration is now available at the TechKnowledgy Conference website.


  TTAC Topics  The VDOE's TTAC at VCU is now distributing a monthly e-news blast, TTAC Topics.  This monthly news blast features instructional strategies, web links and resources available from the VDOE's TTAC at VCU.  To sign up to receive the monthly newsletter click here.  October's TTAC Topics here.



Webinar Announcement  Effective Practices for Employment Preparation and Support for Youth with Disabilities will be presented on Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 PM ET.  This presentation will address why we should presume all youth can be employed through stories and discussion of the latest professional research.  To register for this free event click here:  Webinar registration



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